Homework 13 - Ix alld Fx . .-t. tS 6)=-f ({t/ct1(_ (c) What...

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Nov. 2,2010 (]~7 Math 351 - Homework 13 Due in class on Thursday. 1. Let X be the continuous random variable that represents the amount of gasoline (in thousands of gallons) that a filling station sells per week. Say its probability density function is given by Ix(x) = if 0 < ~ < 1 {C(l - x) o otherwIse ( a) Calculate c. /=:. . (b) Filld the cUlllulative distributioll function Fx(x). Sketch the graph of both
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